It has recently been confirmed that a couple found dead on Boxing Day 2013 died from carbon monoxide poisoning caused by a portable generator.Read More
Carbon Monoxide Detectors
The dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning are very well known and fortunately the number of people taking adequate precautions, including the installation of CO alarms, is rising. This being considered the vast majority of alarms are standalone, battery operated alarms with the warning being limited to their integrated sounder.Read More
Carbon monoxide is responsible for more than 50 deaths a year in the UK alone and leaves more than 200 people seriously ill. It has no smell or taste making it difficult to detect and it’s for this reason that no home should be without a good, reliable carbon monoxide alarm. This month, to help you keep your friends, families and colleagues safe, Discount Fire Supplies have reduced the price of the Zeta Domestic LED Carbon Monoxide Alarm by nearly 40%.Read More
A family was left devastated this bank holiday weekend when a 14-year old girl died in a tent at a campsite in Shropshire.Read More
A new initiative has been started in Cornwall to encourage campsite and caravan park owners to sign up to a carbon monoxide awareness register.Read More
Gas leaks and the production of harmful gases are serious problems that can have disastrous and fatal effects.Read More
Discount Fire Supplies has recently been made aware of the fantastic organisation, CO Angels.
CO Angels was formed to highlight the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning in the home, something the founders know about only too well. Each founder member has lost a loved one to CO poisoning and has experienced the devastation and frustration a death like this brings.Read More
Carbon monoxide is a colourless, tasteless and odorless toxic gas that can potentially kill. Carbon monoxide detectors are designed to warn you if carbon monoxide (CO) is present in the air and importantly to reduce the number of carbon monoxide related deaths.Read More
Carbon Monoxide (CO) is highly toxic gas that can be produced in the home by poorly installed, maintained and ventilated gas and fuel burning appliances.
It is a colourless, odourless and tasteless gas which can kill or cause serious harm to your health. The Health and Safety Executive (HSE), which is the body responsible for workplace health and safety, recommends the use of audible carbon monoxide alarms.
Discount Fire Supplies have recently added 2 new Carbon Monoxide Alarms that are ideal for home-owners, landlords and caravans, that are;
- Safe – BSI Approved
- Portable – install them at home or take them on holiday with you
- Audible – 85dB alarm at 1 metre (3 feet)
- Battery Operated
View our range of Carbon Monoxide DetectorsRead More